11 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

11 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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11 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Amritsar
Fly:  42​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Amritsar

4
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney day trip planning tool .

Amritsar, India to Sydney is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Amritsar to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Amritsar in September; daily highs in Sydney reach 25°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay--about 1h 35 min away. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Melbourne holiday builder app .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in September: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 20°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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